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In Process: Brooklyn Art Library Sketchbook Project

This is my most recent drawing, signaling my sketchbook now has tipped over the halfway completed point on its way toward being submitted to the Brooklyn Art Library Sketchbook Project.

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Focused on stranded colourwork knitting

I have been away from The Button Factory where I rent press time and print my monotypes for more than a year now in order to maintain low risk practices during the COVID pandemic. Now that life is starting to open up a bit I am planning to return to printmaking on a regular basis […]

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Art worthiness

I think if I could go back in time and give myself a message, it would be to reiterate that my value as an artist doesn’t come from how much I create. I think that mindset is yoked to capitalism. Being an artist is about how and why you touch people’s lives, even if it’s […]

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My creative plate keeps filling up

I have so many projects in motion these days it is rather astounding. Am I feeling overwhelmed? No, not all. Interesting enough, I feel calmer these days than I’ve felt in a long time. Perhaps the creative block I’d been experiencing for way too long was a result of having too few, rather than too […]

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Riding the new wave

Today is a Snow Day here in New Hampshire, thanks to a bounty of beautiful freshly fallen snow which pretty much arrived overnight. Most welcome. And I am riding the wave of a resurgence of creative energy … Returning to Morning Pages About ten days ago, I picked up my practice of writing Morning Pages […]

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New year and life in letters

The day after Christmas I began reading Vincent van Gogh: A Life in Letters edited by Nienke Bakker who is Curator of Special Exhibitions at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam. Van Gogh has been one of my favorite artists for as long as I can remember. In 1990, my now husband and I were […]

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Knitting my way through 2020

A few of my recent Fair Isle knitting projects. I’ve been knitting, knitting, knitting as a way to weather the storms of this crazy year. Pictured here are a few Fair Isle projects I completed between October 20th and December 3rd. I’ve also knit a sweater, caps, and a bunch of wrist warmers this year. […]

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Seeds of creativity are being planted

It is hard to believe three months have passed since I last wrote a post on my website. What a wild ride 2020 has been thus far! For the past five years or so, my rhythm has been to take a break from printing in July and August and restore my creative juices. Three years […]

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Making is meditative

Noodling in my sketchbook, knitting, reading, walking and taking drives along Route 1A with a view of the Atlantic Ocean soothe my soul during these troubling times in our country and the world. Noodling around in my sketchbook (May 23, 2020)

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A deep yearning …

Quiet Freedom (2007) Color monotype on BFK Rives (White) paper.

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